April 14, 2018
Enjoy the talent of aspiring opera singers as they set their sights for the Charlotte Opera Guild's Annual Vocal Competition stardom! The public is invited to attend all day or for an hour or two - no charge for admission! This event takes place from 10:30 am to approximately 3:00 pm. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte. A professional accompanist will be provided.
Additional Information For Competitors: Singers must be between the ages of 20-30 by the application date deadline of March 27 and must have a permanent residence in North Carolina/South Carolina or must be currently studying voice in North Carolina/South Carolina with a serious intent for a career in opera.
Awards Given: First place: $1,200 (Including a possible secondary role with Opera Carolina in the next two years); Second place: $800; Third place: $500; Two Encouragement Awards: $250.
Apply online HERE or download the application, fill out, and return to:
Jessie Wright Martin
102 West Wilson St.
Wingate, NC 28174
For further questions or additional information please contact Sherry Rumbough at 704-544-6466 or firstname.lastname@example.org